Tulsa District News (From DVIDS)

  1. Pump station repair, transfer 'major step forward' for TWT flood risk reduction

    The Tulsa District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Tulsa County Drainage District 12 reached a major milestone in the effort to reduce flood risk for residents and businesses along the Tulsa-West Tulsa Levee with the transfer of four completed pump stations to the Tulsa-West Tulsa Levee Commissioner, July 10. Todd Kilpatrick, Tulsa-West Tulsa Levee Commissioner, Tulsa County Drainage District 12, accepted the transfer of Pump Stations No. 2, No. 3, No. 4 and No. 6 at the Tulsa County Drainage District 12 office in Sand Springs, Oklahoma.
  2. Unlocking the mysteries of Spiro Mounds

    TULSA, Okla. — Spiro Mounds is a significant archaeological site in LeFlore County, Oklahoma, managed under the Tulsa District U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' archaeology mission.
  3. Tulsa District emergency power team trains to remain ready for next mission

    TULSA, Okla. — Volunteer first responders with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Tulsa District Power Team recently attended an annual training and tabletop exercise at the district headquarters. They are one of seven such teams that are part of the USACE Emergency Management program who stand ready to serve the nation during times of disaster, often deploying within hours.
  4. Celebrate Safely: Essential Tips for the 4th of July

    TULSA, Okla. — The 4th of July is a time for fireworks, cookouts, and enjoying the great outdoors, especially at lakes and parks.
  5. Celebrate Safely: Essential Tips for the 4th of July

    TULSA, Okla. — The 4th of July is a time for fireworks, cookouts, and enjoying the great outdoors, especially at lakes and parks.
  6. Riding Smart: Safety Tips and Environmental Stewardship for Off-Road Adventures at Tulsa District Lakes

    TULSA, Okla. — The Tulsa District U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has many off-road vehicle areas, located at Lake Eufaula and Keystone Lake in Oklahoma and Council Grove and John Redmond Lake in Kansas.
  7. Strengthening Disaster Response: Southwestern Division Public Affairs Teams Unite for Hurricane Preparedness

    TULSA, Okla. — As hurricane season began, the Southwestern Division's public affairs teams convened in New Orleans to collaborate with their New Orleans and Mississippi Valley Division counterparts.
  8. Staying Cool in the Summer Heat: A Guide to Preventing Heat-Related Illnesses

    TULSA, Okla. — As summer temperatures rise, so does the risk of heat-related illnesses. These conditions can range from mild heat exhaustion to severe heat stroke.
  9. Army Corps of Engineers waives day use fees at recreation areas in observance of Army Corps of Engineers Birthday and Juneteenth Celebration

    TULSA, Okla – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) announced today that it will waive day use fees at its more than 2,850 USACE-operated recreation areas nationwide in observance of the USACE birthday, June 16, and Juneteenth National Independence Day, June 19.
  10. Tick talk: essential tips for preventing tick-borne illnesses

    TULSA, Okla. — Ticks transmit various pathogens, making them key disease carriers. With warmer weather approaching, it is crucial to learn how to protect against tick-borne illnesses.
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  • Phillips 66 Pipeline Replacement, Arkansas City Levee, Kaw Lake

    Phillips 66 Pipeline, LLC (P66, Requester) in Cowley County, Kansas, is proposing to replace a segment on its existing pipelines under the Arkansas River and adjacent Arkansas City Levee and within US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE)-administered fee lands at the Kaw Lake Project (Figure 1), which is under the Jurisdiction of the USACE. The 10-inch diameter pipelines that carry petroleum products were installed circa 1920s and 1950s.